Syria gas Jan 16, 2018 - Syria is a key energy transit route to Europe. Several nations seek dominance of the energy market that runs through Syria. Qatar, home to the world’s largest gas field along with Iran, has proposed a gas pipeline from the Persian Gulf to Turkey that would traverse Syria to the Mediterranean, with the gas then being shipped to Europe. However, Assad in 2009 refused to go along with the plan, instead inking deals with Russia and Iran. www.wnd.com/2013/09/is-this-what-syria-war-really-about
Turkey killing Kurds Jan 20, 2018 - Turkey Pres Erdogan’s war on Syrian Kurds in Afrin, Russian troops exit Afrin. USA plans a 30,000-strong border army of mostly Kurds in northern Syria. USA forces are based across the Syria - Turkey border.
American Manbij post is 120km from Afrin. Erdogan threatened Manbij aka USA. Trump has supplied the Kurd YPG with portable anti-air missiles to defend themselves. They can stand up to the Turk devils.
Devil Turks in Syria Jan 24, 2018 - Turk president Erdogan told Trump and Putin he would not seize Afrin from the Kurds. Instead he goes for Kurd town of Manjib. Turk army advancing toward Azzazz, east of Afrin. Erdogan is demanding that the Kurds evacuate Manjib.
Jan 26, 2018 debka - Iran has 82,000 fighters in Syria, 3,000 IRG, 10,000 Hizballah and misc Shiite militias.
Afrin, Syria Jan 27, 2018 - Turks are the real terrorists. Turkey attacked Afrin, Afrin will defend itself. International volunteers came to Afrin to fight Turkey (ISIS). Afrin is a Kurd enclave in northern Syria north of Aleppo 30 km from Turkey border. Its separated from other Kurd territories to the east. www.rt.com/news/417109-turkey-military-operation-afrin tinyurl.com/AfrnSyrTrk
Putin to evict Iran from Syria Jan 29, 2018 GOOD! - Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to end Iran militias including Hellzballah. Putin plan for his Sochi conference with Israeli PM Binyamin Netanyahu. Elections to the presidency and parliament guaranteed by Moscow, with all parts of the population allowed to vote.
The new constitution will reflect the demographic changes. Sunnis will win majority in parliament, President Bashar Assad’s Allawite sect will no longer be privileged as a ruling minority.
A New National Syrian Army - NSA - will replace the government force. Moscow is committed to funding the new army and furnishing it with modern weapons.
Putin conferred with Riyadh and Cairo, who showed it to Trump. Saudis claim the regions are not clearly laid out. Russia replied that the NSA would be taking over. But Riyadh insisted on an explicit provision mandating the expulsion of all armed foreign forces from Syria. tinyurl.com/SyriaxNEW
Russia builds 4 new bases in Syria Feb 1, 2018 - Russia is adding four more air bases, one shared with Iran, and 6,000 more troops. Tyas, T-4 in the Homs area west of Palmyra is the largest in Syria. Palmyra Airport provides air support for operations in eastern Syria including Deir ez-Zour province. Moscow has agreed to share it with Iran. Iran Gen. Soleimani plans to make Palmyra the center for transfer of Shiite militias. Americans bases are in northern Syria. www.debka.com/russia-builds-four-new-air-bases-syria-deploys-another-6000-troops
Assad doesnt want war Feb 5, 2018 - Syria President Bashar Assad told Israeli PM Binyamin Netanyahu - We won’t start war or let foreign forces control our borders. Assad wants to reunify Syria and rebuild. “We are a sovereign nation. We shall not hand our borders over to the control of any forces other than Syrian.”
Syria * Jamraya military facility Feb 8, 2018 IAF attacked Hezbollah weapons transfer station northeast of Damascus. www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-5096766,00.html
Moscow slams US presence in Syria Russia claims US presence in Syria is illegal. Nobody invited them there. ( ISIS did - lol ) US carried out airstrikes in Deir Ez-Zor province in retaliation for an unprovoked attack on SDF.
USAF Central Command Lt. Col. Damien Pickart told Military.com At the start of the unprovoked attack on SDF (Syrian Democratic Forces) advisers, coalition aircraft, including F-22 Raptors and Reapers, provided protective and defensive support. Following a call for support, we responded in defense of our SDF partners. F-15s fired on the aggressors. www.rt.com/news/418281-illegal-us-presence-syria-crime
Can Trump prevent Mideast WAR? Syria, Russia, Iran, Israel clash is serious Feb 10, 2018 - An Israeli warplane was shot down and its 2 pilots ejected in northern Israel. One of them was very seriously injured. The Syrian missiles which hit an Israeli F-16 are commanded by Russia. The F-16 was shot down during an Israeli air strike against Iran facility at the T-4 air base near Palmyra, which had launched a UAV into Israeli airspace that morning.
Missiles were fired from Lebanon on further Israeli air strikes against Syria-Iran targets later. Jerusalem appealed to Washington and Moscow.
Turkey causing major escalation in Syria Feb 10, 2018 - Turkey will be on a collision course with Trump if it makes good on its promise to reach Manjib, home to a US Special Forces contingent. israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/241757
Iran drone worry for US, Israel Feb 11, 2018 - Iran’s Saegheh is Iran prize attack drone used in Israel Feb. 10. An Israeli helicopter downed it. Iran had a whole fleet of armed Saegheh at the Syria T-4 base, Israeli air strikes decimated them.
Syria targets USA Feb 16, 2018 debka - Syria to target both USA and Israel overflights. USA, Syria, Iran, Hellzballah, Russia are all massing at the Euphrates to capture Daraa, Deir ez-Zour on Jordan border.
Syria-Russia will target incoming air strikes by USA or IAF. Iran is expected to go after an oil or gas fields held by the SDF Kurds, particularly CONICO gas facility at Omar. tinyurl.com/EuphOilSyr
SYRIA * Is Russia using Turkey against USA? Feb 17, 2018 - The ultimate gas war. Turkey - USA are enemies, why pretend. Turkey wants to attack Manjib. Tillerson said USA will STAY in Manjib, Syria.